On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1969

Historical Events

  • Don Sutton breaks his 13-game losing streak to Cubs with a 4-2 win

Famous Birthdays

  • Iain Fraser, Scarborough, NHL center (Winnipeg Jets)

Famous Weddings

Robert F. Engle

Economist Robert F. Engle (26) weds psychologist Marianne Eger

Famous Deaths

  • Leno LaBianca, American businessman (murdered) (b. 1925)
  • Rosemary LaBianca, American housewife (murdered) (b. 1930)
1969 Highlights

About August 10, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo